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Item 15614

Madawaska Training School, 1891

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: 1891

Location: Madawaska

Media: Photographic print

Item 76537

Mystery Who is that unnamed faculty member?

Madawaska Training School faculty, Fort Kent, 1927

Contributed by: Blake Library Special Collections

Date: 1927

Location: Fort Kent

Media: Photographic print

Item 76520

Madawaska Training School students playing volleyball, Fort Kent, 1927

Contributed by: Blake Library Special Collections

Date: 1927

Location: Fort Kent

Media: Photographic print

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Pulp pile, St. Croix Paper Co., Woodland, ca. 1910

Making Paper, Making Maine

Paper has shaped Maine's economy, molded individual and community identities, and impacted the environment throughout Maine. When Hugh Chisholm opened the Otis Falls Pulp Company in Jay in 1888, the mill was one of the most modern paper-making facilities in the country, and was connected to national and global markets. For the next century, Maine was an international leader in the manufacture of pulp and paper. 

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A Potato Harvesting Scene, Presque Isle, 1945

Presque Isle: The Star City - Harvesting Potatoes - Page 9 of 13

… northern part of Aroostook from the Fort Kent, Madawaska, and Van Buren areas would come to Presque Isle to work in various harvesting jobs.

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Mono Aircraft Company, Presque Isle, 1935

Presque Isle: The Star City - Native Americans

… Grand Falls were such large village sites, with Madawaska another that occurred above the salmon run.

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Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Station, New Sweden, 1918

Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Maine Railroads

High school students would ride the passenger train to attend high school in nearby Caribou. The booming businesses in Stockholm relied on the train